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People

Total Population 73
Male Share of the Population 49.3%
Female Share of the Population 50.7%
Senior Citizens 26%
Employed Population 16+ 28
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 81.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.9%
Median Earnings25+ $50,833
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,781
% Above Poverty Level 98.6%
% Below Poverty Level 1.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 7.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.8%
Median Gross Rent $1,125
Median House Value $80,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.2%
US/American 0%
English 2.7%
Irish 13.7%

Dorchester Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles N of McKinney, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 51 miles N of Dallas, Texas
County Grayson
Metro Area Sherman - Denison
Standard Zip Codes 75459
Phone Area Codes 903
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.53
Longitude -96.689

Dorchester Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SHERMAN
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 51 F
Apr Temp 52 to 73 F
Jul Temp 73 to 93 F
Oct Temp 54 to 75 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station DENISON DAM
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 51 F
Apr Temp 50 to 73 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 76 F
Annual Precip 41 inches
Station MC KINNEY 3 S
Distance 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 51 to 73 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 76 F
Annual Precip 41 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
Gunter 1,569 $64,408
Howe 2,600 $54,722
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